Monday, 21 August 2017

QRP labs 5W CW transceiver kit

Hans Summers, G0UPL, has developped a new transceiver:
It is a mono-band 5W CW transceiver, with tons of features, including WSPR beacon, built-in alignment/test equipment, iambic keyer, CW decoder, rotary-encoder tuned synthesised VFO, and more. Price is appr. 42€. The kit is available for 80, 60, 40, 30, 20 or 17m bands and can be ordered here: .
The 137-page assembly/operation manual can be downloaded here and includes circuit diagram and comprehensive description of circuit operation.

The transceiver has lots of nice features:

+ Easy to build, single-board design, 10 x 8cm, all controls are board-mounted
+ Professional quality double-sided, through-hole plated, silk-screen printed PCB
+ Choice of single band, 80, 60, 40, 30, 20 or 17m
+ Approximately 3-5W CW output (depending on supply voltage)
+ 7-16V recommended supply voltage
+ etc. etc.

Off topic: Vintage cars on Goeree-Overflakkee

Citroen HY in Oude Tonge
Truck in Achthuizen

Used car in Greece, Epirus (holiday 2013)


  1. Gaaf die oude auto's Ron, die snap ik wel ! :-)

  2. Ha die Theo, ja je komt hier op t eiland allerlei leuks tegen.